Flood Warning expires at 9:30 AM on 4/24, issued at 9:30 AM Brunswick, GA | Jekyll Island, GA | Saint Simons Island, GA | Sea Island, GA

Autumn in Full Swing in Atlantic Basin

Set Text Size SmallSet Text Size MediumSet Text Size LargeSet Text Size X-Large
Share
Updated: 11/15/2013 8:36 am
A large mass of moisture is spreading north & east from the Gulf & Western Caribbean & will lead to rain for Fl., much of the First Coast & SE U.S.  But there will be no significant surface development with this pattern.


The tail end of a cold front is sweeping into the Central Atlantic & approaching the Virgin Islands & Hispaniola -- sure sign of autumn!

Surface pressures remain generally low & sea surface temps. are plenty warm over & near the Caribbean.  The time for slow tropical development in the Caribbean is running out but still possible. A series of strong surface high pressures will continue to move across the Northern U.S. into the NW Atlantic.  This steady dose of higher pressure will potentially induce low pressure far to the south over or near the SW Atlantic &/or Caribbean which could in turn lead to some kind of tropical or subtropical development.  Again....this is completely a pattern recognition forecast & there are few if any forecast models indicating such -- for right now.


Global tropical activity finally quieter world-wide.

Tropical disturbance is moving into Vietnam & is producing very heavy rain….

Share
0 Comment(s)
Comments: Show | Hide

Here are the most recent story comments.View All

The views expressed here do not necessarily represent those of FOX30Jax.com

No comments yet!
Track the Storm
  • Hurricane Center
    Track approaching storms, and get the latest information from Chief Meteorologist Mike Buresh and the First Alert Weather Team.

  • Storm List
    View tracking maps for approaching storms, past storms from this season and storms from previous hurricane seasons.

  • Summer Safety
    Stay safe this Summer.. Check the CBS47/FOX30 Summer Safety Guide to find out how!
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.